Glisan Family History

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Glisan Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Irish Gleason. This name is concentrated in IL and PA.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Linan, Glisson, Guinan, Givan, Flinn, Caison, Gutman, Oliva, Govan

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Glisan Family Origin

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Glisan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping Saloon

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glisan. A less common occupation for the Glisan family was Laborer. The most common Glisan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Glisan's were Farmers.

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Glisan Historical Records

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Glisan Life Expectancy

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